In 2013 Bruno Delas, then CIO of the Business Solutions Center at Société Générale, decided to launch the Fast-IT initiative. The idea: create a team with a web/mobile culture by partnering with a startup. The goal: deliver ideas to production in less than two months. This is the story of the long journey to reach this goal and the key role of Ansible at the heart of the necessary DevOps transformation.
Challenges to bring agile startup and DevOps culture to a large organization
The clash between legitimate security constraints of a large bank and the startup culture
How Ansible is great as a way to make devs and ops talk together how Ansible Tower nicely solves many of the large organization’s security constraints